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Your Vote, Your Right 

Your Vote, Your Right 
September 24, 2020

2020 New Jersey General Election For more information on the 2020 New Jersey General Election, here’s an overview of the voting process by Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon. 

Women & Children’s Weekly Resource Days

Women & Children’s Weekly Resource Days
September 24, 2020

The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County and Pilgrim Baptist Church are sponsoring weekly Women & Children’s Resource Days from 1-4 p.m. on Thursdays. Showers are available to women 16 and over and dependent children. Light refreshments provided. Reservations are required.For information/to register: membership@ymcanj.org (732) 741-2504, Ext. 210.

COVID-19 Emergency Fund

COVID-19 Emergency Fund
September 23, 2020

We are accepting applications for the COVID-19 Emergency Fund.Please call (732) 747-8577, Ext. 3203 for assistance.

Thyme Out

Thyme Out
September 23, 2020

Our herb garden is still brimming with an assortment of wonderful ready-to-eat herbs! Specifically: rosemary, thyme, sage mint and chives. (Or is that … sage, rosemary and thyme … as in the Simon & Garfunkel song?)

Your Vote, Your Right

Your Vote, Your Right
September 22, 2020

NJ General Election 2020 vote-by-mail ballots must be postmarked no later than November 3rd and received no later than 8 p.m. on November 10th. To check your voter registration status click here. For information on Vote-By-Mail Drop Box locations click here. Visit LWVNJ.org for updates.

Ready, Set, Give!

Gannett Foundation
September 21, 2020

What if we all gave together? We can! Lunch Break has been chosen to participate in USA TODAY’s A Community Thrives program that supports community improvement ideas with grants. We will qualify for a $25,000 grant in support of our mission by raising $6,000 by Oct. 16th. Will you help us? Every donation matters and we are counting on yours... View Article

NJ Census 2020 FINAL COUNTDOWN

NJ Census 2020 FINAL COUNTDOWN
September 21, 2020

10 Days of Action – Let’s Finish This Together! This is it! We are in the FINAL 10 DAYS OF THE 2020 CENSUS. This is the LAST CALL for residents – we need to make sure to #FillitOutNOW so New Jersey is counted. The next Census doesn’t come for another 10 years! It’s critical for all New Jersey residents to... View Article

Investors Foundation Grant for Life Skills Program

Life Skills Center Program
September 21, 2020

Thank you to Investors Foundation for the generous grant in support of the Life Skills program. Pictured is Life Skills Coordinator Eleanor Herdeen with Life Skills Manager Mary Ann LaSardo at the Life Skills Center in 2019.  About Investors Bank  Investors Bank, headquartered in Short Hills, New Jersey, is a full-service community bank that has been serving customers since 1926.... View Article

Lemonade for Lunch Break

Lemonade for Lunch Break
September 21, 2020

Lemonade salesmen Jake Stephan and Tommy Mills put their skills to work for Lunch Break, raising funds to keep our programs and services running during this time of increased need.  We are proud of these altruistic young boys and thank them for their kindness and compassion for others.  Because of their efforts, someone in need will receive meals and groceries... View Article